I loved my Yoga Foundation that led me onto become a teacher, qualifying in 2004.

It’s such a pleasure to now teach students on their deeper exploration with the BWY Foundation 1 Yoga accredited course. Get in touch now for the next course in 2020. Hazel Yoga Teacher, BWY and Foundation Tutor

Yoga Classes in and around Oxford

Join the block classes to enjoy a constantly changing selection of asanas with easier and harder options to suit how you feel that here and now. A one and half hour classes allows time for moving, relaxing and brief pranayama and stillness, Working in friendly sized groups, with an experienced teacher you can gain the most from your weekly class.

Fitting yoga around work shifts, family and life juggles?

Drop in is available so do come to classes when you can. Different level classes so join a faster moving group with options to challenge or choose a more gentle class with more modifications.

Yoga in Oxford

Hazel Faithfull teaches Yoga classes of mixed ability, in the Hatha tradition, with focus on breath and meditation. The key aim is to offer all students a meaningful and enjoyable lesson. Yoga in Oxford and surrounding villages.

New 3hour Thursday

No Yoga Thursday 20 February but will start this monthly three hour class on Thursday 19 March 2020

Classes are listed under each location. Restart 24 February 2020 after half term. Drop In welcome:

Tuesday 5.30pm St Anthony of Padua, Oxford
Wednesday 9.30am Old School Hall, Cumnor
Wednesday 6.45pm Deancourt Botley

Want to start another sport to benefit your yoga or vice versa, its great for stretching out from running or cycling and enjoy the non competitiveness of yoga after other sports!

If health or weather issues mean classes have to be cancelled I will email as soon as I know (Let me know if you've changed email address please).


Weekly classes in and around Oxford

Students are guided to learn and work in poses safely, with adjustments given as needed according to their abilities and time needed to progress with their strengths & weaknesses. Hazel offers classes tailored to different needs, developing more flexibility and mobility for creaky bodies; meditation for those under stress; or encouraging stretching for those training with weights.

Yoga Workshop includes pairwork

Saturday Workshops

Saturday Workshops are a different theme held monthly. Held in different halls to make the most of open spaces for al fresco yoga if summer weather allows or move to the snug yet light and airy rooms for the colder season.


Yoga Holidays

We return to the lovely mountains in the South of France for daily morning yoga and afternoon sessions, pranayama and meditation. Great home cooking with fresh local ingredients. Time to walk, dip in the pool or relax and read. Come and join us 


Handpainted Bone china details are on About Hazel page. Kiln has been snoozing while housebuilding dust wasn’t ideal for the bright colours and is now cleaned off ready for Winter orders.


Unable to make a class? Hazel’s CD of Yoga and Relaxation is now on sale, please download form at the Documents Download. Also articles and useful tips for beginners.

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